Today is Wangdee Nima’s 96th birthday, famous by the name Wang Tae.
Born on 2 March 1925 in Central Thai, Wang Tae’s parents were performers of traditional Thai folk genres. Since he was a child he became a specialist in Lam Tad, a style of Thai music.
Wang Tae soon established his own troupe named “Lam Tad Wang Te” which brought lot of fame to him not only in his country but also in the world. He brought smile to the audiences across Thailand for about forty years.
In 1988 National Culture Commission of Thailand named Wang Tae as National Artist of Thailand and awarded him.
Happy Birthday, Wang Tae!